As soon as his cab arrived in an Islamic State safe house in December 2015, his lawyers say, Mohamad Khweis realized he had made a huge mistake. The 27-year-old Fairfax County, Virginia, native fled the group three months later and ...Read More »
Two notable criminal cases are on the calendar for federal court in Rochester later this week. On Thursday, convicted terrorist sympathizer Emanuel Lutchman is scheduled to be sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Frank P. Geraci Jr. And on Friday, ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The Paris attacks have given new impetus to a bipartisan push to approve new war powers to fight Islamic State militants, with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday joining Republican and Democratic lawmakers in calling for ...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says it’s critically important that the United States strongly confront the insurgent Islamic State organization. The New York Democrat tells MSNBC she knows that won’t be easy. Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Armed ...Read More »